18th BroadSky Workshop introduces R&D activities to realize Non-Terrestrial Networks (NTN) for Beyond 5G in Japan and 6G Flagship.
The Workshop is organized by:
Naoto Kadowaki, Director General Wireless Network Research Institute, NICT, Japan
The 18th BroadSky Workshop, under the theme of Actions toward Beyond 5G in Japan, introduces R&D activities toward “Beyond 5G” including NTN in Japan.
“Beyond 5G” is the concept of following generations of 5G mobile communications systems, and a variety of White Papers are presented by many research organization, common carriers, manufacturers and universities in the world. Japanese government established “Beyond 5G R&D Promotion Program” in 2020, and communications industry and academia in Japan are also involved in the R&D for “Beyond 5G”.
Opening by Naoto Kadowaki, NICT, Japan
NTN activities in 6G Flagship by Konstantin Mikhaylov, University of Oulu, Finland
NTN strategy of Space Compass by Shigehiro Hori, Space compass, Japan
HAPS Mobile-Direct Communication Systems towards Beyond 5G by Atsushi Nagate, Softbank, Japan